OCT imaging in glaucoma

Jessica E. Nevins, Gadi Wollstein, Joel S. Schuman

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


    The precise micron scale quantification of ocular structures provided by OCT turn this technology to be a valuable tool in clinical evaluation of glaucoma patients. This chapter describes the clinical utility of OCT from choosing the scan pattern and scan location to the interpretation of the test outcome.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationOptical Coherence Tomography
    Subtitle of host publicationTechnology and Applications, Second Edition
    PublisherSpringer International Publishing
    Number of pages34
    ISBN (Electronic)9783319064192
    ISBN (Print)9783319064185
    StatePublished - Jan 1 2015


    • Ganglion cell layer
    • Glaucoma
    • Macula
    • Retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL)

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Physics and Astronomy(all)
    • Medicine(all)
    • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
    • Engineering(all)


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